David Byrne of Talking Heads fame visits a typical (and fictional) Texas town, on the eve of the town's celebration of the state's sesquicentennial. He meets various colorful local characters, most notably Lewis Fyne, a big-hearted bachelor in search of matrimony.
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This is one of British comedienne Jo Brand
's favorite films and was shown as part of her "Audience With" during the Borderlines film festival in the UK. See more
As the narrator is walking through the mall, we see Waldenbooks more than once. See more
Shopping is a feeling.
There are no opening credits. The title appears on white letters against a black screen. This is followed by a screen with the words "A film about a bunch of people from Virgil Texas." See more
The talent show acts were longer in the original, unreleased version. See more
Written by David Byrne
Produced by Talking Heads
Performed by John Ingle
, Talking Heads
and the Bert Cross Choir See more